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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 15, 2006
POWER OUTAGE CAUSES TWO SEWAGE SPILLS
The loss of electricity this morning caused two spills at City wastewater facilities.
An estimated 15,500 gallons of partially treated wastewater was discharged into
An estimated 1,200 gallons of partially treated wastewater spilled within the Sand Island Wastewater Treatment Plant when a clarifier at the plant overflowed, before emergency generators began functioning. The spilled wastewater was confined within the plant property.
Warning signs have been posted at
Mark Matsunaga, 527-5767
Bill Brennan, 527-6928
|Wednesday, October 18, 2006|